Boston Court Concert Spectacular
“The Times” Washington… “A musician of genius
"Le Soir" Belgium… “Staff’s Carnival of Venice
received an immediate standing ovation from the Royal Court’’
James Galway...“A Samson... an enormous
Students learn-"A unique method for technical
mastery of the instrument, immediate success in tone production and a palette of infinit colors,
for artistic expression.
Frederick Staff is a passionate, caring
teacher who loves to serve. His students and families rave about him. He teaches the Bel Canto Technique with incredible results. Frederick has studied
with Julius Baker, James Galway, Jean-Pierre
Rampal, Geoffrey Gilbert, Harry Shub, Walfrid Kujala, and more recently, with David
Shostac in Los Angeles.
Under Frederick's expert guidance, students
experience, Students excell, consistently winning contests and scholarships
Another critical element of success in working
with Frederick, is his expertise in selecting and providing the proper instrument to match the
flutist. Currently, hundreds of different flutes are available from his
He is concert master and founder of the magnificent, Song of Angels Flute
Orchestra based in Los Angeles California. This provides a natural place for his more accomplished
students to perform.
Flute Classroom private lessons are
affordable, rewarding and enjoyable. Before you consider any other option, give Frederick a call,
new students are being accepted in Los Angeles and the surrounding area.
As with Caruso and the "Golden Age" of voice, so it is with
Benvenuto Cellini, Briccialdi, and Theobold Boehm. All studied in the Bel Canto
In the Bel Canto Flute Classroom, you will learn to spin the
superb flute line that projects easily over a full orchestra...
| "Frederick has helped me greatly with my dynamic range, my use of tone colors as well
as my embouchure." Caroline Reilly
more from the heart since I started lessons with Frederick. He focuses on the bigger picture -
The overall effect the music has on the listener and the
smaller details fall into place naturally.
has helped me greatly with my dynamic range, my use of tone colors as well as my
always struggled with getting a brighter sound that projects more, but with Frederick's guidance
and teaching, I'm playing the flute the way I've always wanted to, and I sound more and more refined each day!"
Los Angeles California; Soloist Palisades Symphony Orchestra, SMC Symphony Orchestra,Sub.3rd.
Flute/Piccolo American Youth Symphony, Glenn Katz Memorial Scholarship winner. Culver City Symphony
Sub.,2nd flute. Culver City Chamber Orchestra 2nd flute. Boston Conservatory High School 1st flute and
Caroline also played 1st flute with Santa Monica High School at Carnegie
Frederick Staff several years ago I was amazed with his command of varied flute tone colors, and
huge volume range from fortissimo to pianissimo." more... Paulie Davis, Los
Frederick Staff David Shostac Maria Ramey
Among Frederick’s students are musicians who have
won the YMF National Debut Concerto Competition, the Los Angeles Young Musicians Foundation’s young
Artist Scholarship award, and the Disney award. They have played first in the All-Southern
California Orchestra, the World Youth Symphony and the All American Orchestra.
His students have also played in the student
orchestras at Aspen Music Festival & School, Chautauqua Institution ad Tanglewood Institute.
Frederick has had students go on to study at the Curtis Institute of Music and the Julliard School
in New York City.
Song of Angels Flute Orchestra
The Song of the Angels Flute
Orchestra is a Los Angeles based professional
flute choir dedicated to bringing joy and comfort to others through beautiful music. In addition to
performing romantic flute choir classics, this flute orchestra concentrates much of its attention on
taking well-known orchestral works and re-arranging them for flute orchestra, both for performance and
publication. Another particularly unique feature of this flute choir is its full use of the lowest
members of the flute family - the contrabass, sub/f-bass and double contrabass flutes. This flute choir
has among it's members one of only four double contrabass flutes in the world!